Vegas Seven

steve jacobs

  • Vegas, Macau and the Albatross of Image

    By David G. Schwartz

    In politics, it’s traditional, if not particularly attractive, for the media to make hay of anything connected with a candidate—birth certificates, pet ethics, wives’ hobbies. So it’s not surprising that Sheldon Adelson’s support for Mitt Romney has quickly transformed the Las Vegas/Macau casino mogul into the press’ favorite stick with which to beat the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.